Wal-Mart

Walmart Enters High-end Fashion Space With Lord & Taylor Online Partnership

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What Big Companies Can Teach Small Business Owners About Sustainability

Companies that have embraced ambitious sustainability goals have invariably found it improves efficiency, employee morale and public perception.

Walmart Punishes Employees for Taking Sick Days, New Report Says

Walmart, the single largest employer in America with 2.3 million employees worldwide, has come under fire for its attendance policy.

Wal-Mart Completes Acquisition of Jet.com

Jet, with its ability to lower prices as customers add more items to their shopping carts, will help the world's largest retailer reach more customers, including millennials.

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